18th Annual Cerebrovascular Update
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The ultimate goal of the 18th Annual Cerebrovascular Update: Pushing the Limits of Stroke Care is to improve the delivery of care for stroke patients by improving the performance of practicing physicians as they care for patients with stroke related medical complications. The Course Directors, Pascal M. Jabbour, MD, and Diana L. Tzeng, MD and Course Co-Directors Robert H. Rosenwasser, MD, MBA and Rodney D. Bell, MD, Thomas Jefferson University Departments of Neurology, and Neurological Surgery, have developed an agenda that includes in-depth presentations on epidemiology and treatment options for risk factors in stroke such as such as hypertension and blood pressure management, carotid disease, atrial fibrillation, acute stroke, arteriovenous malformation, vascular diseases, antiplatelet therapy and anticoagulation for secondary stroke prevention.
This conference has been specially designed for practicing neurologists, neurosurgeons, emergency medicine physicians, critical care physicians, hospitalists, neuroradiologists, primary care physicians, internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, case managers and rehabilitation therapists who treats a myriad of stroke related conditions and diseases in their practice.
Find a convenient spot for any vehicle under 6’4” in the PARKWAY Bellevue Garage, which connects to The Bellevue Hotel via skybridge.
Parking rates for attendees is as follows (as of 1/8/19 - subject to change). See registration staff, onsite, for discount:
Event Day ONLY
A limited block of guest rooms at a special group rate have been reserved for attendees of the program as follows:
- Room Rates: Single & Double Occupancy - $229.00 plus applicable taxes, applicable service fees, and/or Hotel-specific fees in effect at the time of the Event.
To reserve your room visit: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/PHLPH/G-CSID
The deadline to book a room is February 22, 2019.
Keynote Lecture: Implementing Technology into your Practice
David Langer, MD
Keynote Lecture: Success, Failure, and Pushing the Limits
Shawna Pandya, BSc. Hons, MSc., MD
All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.
Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.
PHYSICIANS: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NURSES: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 10 nursing contact hours will be awarded for this program. The participant must attend the entire program to be eligible for full contact hour credit.
SOCIAL WORK: CHAPTER 47. BOARD OF SOCIAL WORKERS, etc. The Board find the following entities have currently met the standards in §47. Accordingly, the following are approved providers: (ix) Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org).
OTHER PROFESSIONALS: Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 10 Continuing Education Hours will be provided.
Stroke Credit Available! Core Stroke Team Members: Earn Joint Commission required education credits!
- 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 10.00 Attendance
- 10.00 CNE
|Nurse or Allied Health Professionals||$210||$260|
|Jefferson Neuroscience Network Affiliates* - Practicing Physician||$190||$190|
|Jefferson Neuroscience Network Affiliates* - Nurse or Allied Health Professionals||$160||$160|
|Jefferson Health (Abington, Aria, Kennedy, and Magee Rehabilitation) Staff and Employees||$95||$95|
|HOW TO REGISTER|
To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.
If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.